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2017 Regular Session



Redistricting Reform Act of 2017

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In the Senate - Hearing 3/03 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Creating the General Assembly and Congressional Redistricting and Apportionment Commission; requiring the Commission to divide the State to create General Assembly legislative districts and congressional districts, as specified; providing for the membership, qualifications, and duties of the Commission; specifying requirements for the adoption of redistricting plans; requiring the Legislative Auditor to establish and administer an application process for individuals seeking appointment to the Commission; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:The President (By Request - Administration)
Additional Facts:Bill is a Constitutional Bill
Cross-filed with: HB0385
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): June 1, 2017
Bill imposes a mandated appropriation in the annual State Budget Bill
By Request of the Governor
Contingency - on enactment of a constitutional amendment and on a referendum
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):State Government - General Assembly
Narrow Subject(s):Appropriations
Auditors and Audits
Budgets -see also- Capital Budgets
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Court of Appeals
General Assembly -see also- AELR Cmte; Leg Policy Committee
Maps and Charts
Public Officials -see also- Atty Gen; Compt; Coun Admin; etc
Reapportionment and Redistricting
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Statutes:Article - Election Law
(8-7A-01 through 8-7A-14)
Article - III - Legislative Department
(3, 5)
Article - IV - Judiciary Department

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March 6, 2017 8:46 A.M.